UPPER DEERFIELD TOWNSHIP
1325 Highway 77
Seabrook, New Jersey 08302
Office Hours - 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Tax Payment Due Dates
Estimated 3RD Quarter Tax Payment Grace Period is August 10, 2020. Payments received after August 10, 2020 will have interest charges revert back to the August 1, 2020 due date. Postmarks are not accepted as a received by date.
t is August 31, 2010
Payments must be received in building by August 31.
Postmarks are not accepted
Payments received after August 31 will have interest charges assessed back to
August 1, 2010
Office Hours - 8:30 am to 4:00 pm - Thursdays
Tax Assessor Function
The Tax Assessor is responsible for the valuation of all real property within the Township for the purpose of taxation. Most property assessments will remain the same between revaluations (our last revaluation was in 2012) unless an improvement is completed that would effect the value.
Examples of some of these changes can be, but is not limited to the following, additions, porches, central air conditioning, fireplaces, decks, garage (attached or detached) etc. If a tax payer should remove any of the above items, their assessment may be reduced.
Property Tax Deductions
Property owners may be eligible for a property tax deduction of $250.00, provided they meet all the requirements established by the Division of Taxation.
Senior Citizen/Disable Persons Deduction
∑ Seniors age 65 or older as of December 31 of the pre tax year with an income of $10,000 or less annually, excluding social security or certain government pensions may qualify for the deduction.
∑ Disabled Persons who are declared 100% permanently and totally disabled and meet the income requirements above may qualify.
Senior/Disable deductions: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/pdf/other_forms/lpt/ptd.pdf
∑ Veterans of the armed forces whom were on active duty during specific wartimes may qualify.
∑ Surviving spouses/domestic partners of a qualified applicant may receive the same tax relief (with a copy of the veterans death certificate)
To receive any the above mentioned deductions, you must file an application with the Tax Assessorís office, applications can be obtained through the links provided below.
Veterans deductions: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/pdf/other_forms/lpt/vss.pdf
Reimbursement (Senior Freeze) link: